SFU VentureLabs taps into P.P.E. produced by client company, Flextrapower

SFU VentureLabs client, Flextrapower (formerly Bonbouton), was founded to develop the world’s first smart insole system to help detect inflammation and prevent diabetic amputations. However, when the pandemic struck, founder Linh Le felt the need to respond directly to the crisis.  Flextrapower was born from the research that Le did while studying for his Ph.D.…

Fusion Genomics: Using Next-Generation Sequencing for Early Virus Detection

In late December, the first high-quality genome map of SARS-CoV-2 became available, and it was this availability that jumpstarted global efforts to effectively diagnose and treat the virus. Now imagine if you could obtain this genome map for any infectious disease for every patient without waiting weeks or months and costing no more than current…

Using sound data to identify COVID-19 with Bio Conscious’ Endobits

Last year, Bio Conscious released Endobits, an innovative remote patient monitoring system for physicians that automatically prioritizes high-risk patients and allows for remote consults. Endobits is a companion to Bio Conscious’ flagship diabetes management platform Diabits, which predicts an individual’s blood sugar levels up to an hour in advance. Now Bio Conscious is working on…

Bio Conscious Technologies Launches Endobits Smart Patient Management Platform

Bio Conscious Technologies Inc. is announcing the launch of its Endobits™ platform. The Endobits platform is a secure web portal that provides doctors with real-time patient information and prioritizes those patients by medical risk for more effective care.

SFU professor’s invention to help recovery of ventilator patients approved for emergency use in U.S.

A Simon Fraser University professor’s invention submitted for patents 13 years ago has been granted approval for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration during the COVID-19 pandemic to help wean critically ill patients off ventilators.

Remote Medication Monitoring & Alerting in a Time of Distancing

CuePath is on a mission to help seniors and other vulnerable individuals stay healthy and independent with the support of their circle of care SFU VentureLabs is home to many technology companies not only building next-generation solutions to business challenges, but also ramping up efforts to make a difference in the COVID-19 environment. Victor Lesau,…